Insightful Ideas

Learn more about our leadership expertise and topics related to business acumen, strategy execution, new leadership and finding your own personal balance of leadership.

5 Practical Ways to Take Professional Development into Your Own Hands

Before joining the ranks of the so-called Great Reshuffle, you may want to think twice. Have you truly learned everything you can in your current workplace? Even if your employer isn’t actively investing in you, you could mine your current role for career-changing growth opportunities before you start anew. Taking personal development into your own hands is up to you and your mindset.

Insight Experience Recognized for Excellence in Leadership Development

Insight Experience is pleased to announce that we have received three coveted 2022 awards that recognize our innovations and accomplishments in leadership development and business simulations. We are the proud recipients of: The 2022 Brandon Hall Group Silver Award in Best Use of Games or Simulations for Learning in the category of Learning and Development. The 2022 Training Magazine Network Choice Awards in the category of Leadership Development. Selection as a Training Industry 2022 Experiential Learning Technologies Watch List Company.

When Time Is Money: Understanding the Complexities of Financial Reporting

I teach financial acumen to senior leaders all over the world. Although financial regulations, cultural practices, and market dynamics differ, understanding the timing trajectory of financial and business measures is key to every class I facilitate.

Leaders Are Readers: Some of Insight Experience's Favorite Books on Leadership

Reading brings perspective; transports us to other time periods and cultures; presents us with knowledge and tools for problem-solving; expands our empathy; and even helps us manage our stress. It's a special kind of joy, after all, to curl up with a good book at the end of a long day. Reading also provides an opportunity for lifelong learning, and good leaders are those who seek new ideas, thoughts, strategies, and philosophies.

A Crucial Time for Conscious Communication

Because we are seeing more and more companies experiment with the flexible model that is hybrid work, the kind of deliberate and compassionate discussions that result from conscious communication are more important now than ever before.

Red Hot Inflation: Equip Your Leaders with the Business Acumen Skills to Manage It

We’ve read about it. We’ve heard about it. And we feel it. Inflation is at a 40-year high in the United States. And it’s not incremental. It’s substantial and profound. What’s causing such unprecedented inflation? Well, there are two primary forces driving it: the global pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

Insights that Stick

Here at Insight Experience, we understand the need to ask ourselves the important questions about what happens after a leadership development program successfully draws to a close: How do we reinforce the learning? How do we measure its success and support the leaders who took a deep dive into the impact of their leadership actions?